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News Section Icon Published 31/10/2011

People competing with farm animals for food

As the seventh billionth person on the planet is born, Compassion in World Farming is warning that we need to feed people rather than factory farms by ending the competition for food between hungry people and intensively reared animals.

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News Section Icon Published 31/10/2011

Factory farming: it's a Filthy Business

Filthy Business is Compassion's campaign to curb and turnaround the growth of factory farming. At least 80% of the EU's farm animals are factory farmed, but politicians still project the sustainable and humane images of farming

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News Section Icon Published 25/10/2011

Bake with Compassion 2011 launches

This year our Bake with Compassion week, (22-30 October) kicked off with a tea party at Spitalfields City Farm in London. Supporters from across the country came laden with delicious cakes to share and swapped recipes using high welfare…

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News Section Icon Published 21/10/2011

Compassion awards Europe's food industry

Compassion in World Farming presented Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards to some of Europe's top food manufacturers, retailers and producers at an awards evening in Paris last night (Thursday 20 October).

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News Section Icon Published 20/10/2011

Telling porkies!

Hundreds of 'Pork Not Porkies' posters plastered across the UK claim that pork stamped with a Red Tractor logo, is high welfare pork. Having considered the Red Tractor standards, Compassion feels the adverts to be untrue and misleading.

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News Section Icon Published 14/10/2011

Compassion uses World Egg Day to highlight cage cruelty

Compassion in World Farming has released a hard-hitting web video to coincide with British Egg Week and World Egg Day (Friday 14th October) asking people to put themselves in the place of caged creatures.

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News Section Icon Published 13/10/2011

CAP 'reforms' fail Europe's farm animals

The CAP proposals that were officially revealed by the European Commission yesterday, fail to support farmers who want to introduce higher welfare systems on their farms.

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News Section Icon Published 06/10/2011

EU Illegal Eggs a Major Concern

Compassion has called for strict time limits in new Commission plan on battery eggs

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